Important Training Requirements and Dates for Local Law 196

Local Law 196 requires workers on New York City jobsites with a Site Safety Plan to have 30 hours of site safety training by December 1, 2019. Superintendents on these jobsites are required to have 62 hours of site safety training by December 1, 2019.  Training Requirements for Workers Workers on NYC jobsites need to […]

Wearing Hard Hats to Prevent Concussions

On September 20, 2019 the Brain Injury Awareness Association of America is recognizing Concussion Awareness Day. It is important to be aware of concussions, signs of a concussion, and how to prevent them. If you think you may have a concussion, you should seek medical treatment.  Concussion Signs and Symptoms If you injure your head, […]

Protecting Workers with PPE During Safe and Sound Week

Safe and Sound Week is a nationwide event that is recognized by OSHA and is occurring August 12-18, 2019. The goal of Safe and Sound Week is to encourage workplaces to create safety and health programs and recognize the success of these programs. How to Participate in Safe and Sound Week Encourage your workplace to […]

New York Real Estate Journal’s May Executive of the Month – Saeideh Paredes

Saeideh Paredes , General Manager of Safety Supplies Unlimited, was recognized as Executive of the Month by the New York Real Estate Journal ! We’re proud to see Saeideh’s accomplishments being recognized by the leading real estate journal in New York! Transcript of the article is below. Full article can be found here: When Saeideh Paredes walks through […]

SSU During National Safety Stand-Down Week 2019

Safety Supplies Unlimited is committed to site safety across New York City construction sites. Throughout last week’s OSHA National Safety Stand-Down Week, we visited sites across New York City to discuss the importance of fall prevention. Our team went over fall prevention techniques and practices, as well as demonstrating proper use of fall protection equipment […]

Lung Health & Safety on the Construction Site

Women’s Lung Health Week is May 12-18, 2019, which is a great time to refresh ourselves on lung health and how to protect our lungs while on the jobsite. The American Lung Association aims to raise awareness of lung cancer during this week. Lung cancer is the #1 cancer killer in the United States for […]

Women’s Eye Health and Safety

April is Women’s Eye Health and Safety month. Women are at a higher risk for eye diseases including Dry Eye, age-related macular degeneration, glaucoma, and cataracts. It is important to know how to take care of your eyes to have healthy vision for the years to come.  Best Practices for Eye Health There are many […]